Tag: Cancer

Presidential Commission on the prevention and control of NCDs Message for World Cancer Day 2021

Presidential Commission on the prevention and control of NCDs Message for World Cancer Day 2021

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 4, 2021

Seventeen persons die every minute around the world because of cancer. This is unacceptable. The global situation and the scourge ... Read More

Health Ministry looking at comprehensive cancer care programme

Health Ministry looking at comprehensive cancer care programme

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 13, 2020

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said his Ministry is about to launch a more comprehensive cancer care ... Read More

Non-communicable diseases and COVID-19

Non-communicable diseases and COVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 3, 2020

- Medical doctor speaks of deadly implications People suffering from Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) are at higher risk of being infected ... Read More

COVID-19 and its severity to cancer patients

COVID-19 and its severity to cancer patients

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 1, 2020

−Oncologist advises how this can be avoided DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 1, 2020 Persons living with cancer are more vulnerable ... Read More

DCMO urges change in taste in the war against Cancers.

DCMO urges change in taste in the war against Cancers.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2019

GEORGETOWN, MOPH - Deputy Chief Medical Officer (DCMO) Dr Karen Campbell challenged Linden residents to change their taste to help ... Read More

Early detection saves lives- Hundreds walk to raise awareness about ‘Breast Cancer’

Early detection saves lives- Hundreds walk to raise awareness about ‘Breast Cancer’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 28, 2018

─ “I think it is important that we continue to walk and continue to let people know that early detection ... Read More

President attends memorial service for Guyana’s former UN Ambassador

President attends memorial service for Guyana’s former UN Ambassador

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 18, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (March 18, 2017) President David Granger, last evening, attended a special memorial service held in celebration of ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.